Eggleston Artistic Trust Santa Monica, CA, U.S.
Not currently on view
William Eggleston (American, born 1939)
Mississippi, United States (Place depicted)
Dye imbibition print
20.8 x 30.6 cm (8 3/16 x 12 1/16 in.)
© Eggleston Artistic Trust
Nose up and bound for nowhere, an abandoned plane sits wrecked in a Mississippi field. William Eggleston may have meant it as a metaphor for the American South, in which it came to rest--at once both proud and ruined.